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Dominic Ignatius Cardinal Ekandem

Deceased

Bishop Emeritus of Abuja

Cardinal-Priest of San Marcello


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
1917BornPbio Ibiono
7 Dec 194730.9Ordained PriestPriest of Calabar, Nigeria
7 Aug 195336.5AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Calabar, Nigeria
7 Aug 195336.5AppointedTitular Bishop of Hierapolis in Isauria
7 Feb 195437.0Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Hierapolis in Isauria
1 Mar 196346.1AppointedBishop of Ikot Ekpene, Nigeria
24 May 197659.3Elevated to Cardinal
24 May 197659.3AppointedCardinal-Priest of San Marcello
6 Nov 198164.8AppointedSuperior of Abuja, Nigeria
19 Jun 198972.4AppointedArchbishop (Personal Title) of Abuja, Nigeria
28 Sep 199275.7RetiredBishop of Abuja, Nigeria
24 Nov 199578.8DiedBishop Emeritus of Abuja, Nigeria

MicroData Summary for Dominic Ignatius Ekandem:
Dominic Ignatius Cardinal Ekandem (died ) Bishop Emeritus of Abuja

  • a priest for 47.9 years
  • a bishop for 41.7 years
  • a cardinal for 19.5 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • c3+: CB
  • ob/c2/d: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 143
  • d: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 144

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